Ceryerda cursitans
(Prowling Inland Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Ceryerda cursitans, commonly known as Prowling Inland Spider, belongs to the genus Ceryerda, in the family Gnaphosidae. Ceryerda cursitans spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Ceryerda cursitans includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Ceryerda cursitans is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of February.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Gnaphosidae
  • Genus: Ceryerda
  • Species: Ceryerda cursitans

Other Common Names

Prowling Inland Spider


Simon, 1909

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Ceryerda cursitans (Prowling Inland Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on December 5, 2018 by Spider ID member sarah2002. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Ceryerda cursitans sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 50% of the time, Ceryerda cursitans spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Ceryerda cursitans has been sighted 0 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
  • Outdoors:

Location and Range

Ceryerda cursitans (Prowling Inland Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Australia.


Ceryerda cursitans has been primarily sighted during the month of February.

  • January:
  • February: 1
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  • November:
  • December: 1

Additional Remarks

Type species.

Featured Pictures

Picture of Ceryerda cursitans (Prowling Inland Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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